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Energy Harvesters LLC

We provide a power platform within footwear so end users can “charge their mobile device batteries anytime anywhere from their own walking”.

  • Stage Product In Development
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Boston, MA, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 2011
  • Employees 3
  • Incorporation Type LLC
  • Website energyharvesters.com

Company Summary

Energy Harvesters is commercializing the Walking Charger™ to give users the ability to “charge their mobile device batteries anytime anywhere from their own walking”. This is an off-the-grid device that will charge Smartphone and portable electronic device batteries as you walk or directly power applications such as footwear heaters, GPS locators, medical and health monitoring. Users become their own personal power source.


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    Lawrence C. Grumer
    Co-founder, CEO

    >Engineer with an MBA, co-inventor of the technology >Deep domain government contracting and commercialization experience >Developed over $100 million of technology products and industrial and military systems for Arthur D. Little, Textron and Foster Miller >Was CEO of a MEMS-based energy harvesting start-up >Launched 6 companies

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    J Singh, PhD
    Advisor - Chief Science Officer

    >BS, MS and PhD. in Electrical Engineering >Thesis on numerical analysis of electromagnetic fields >30 years high tech experience large corporations, small companies and startups

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    Daniel Ellis
    Advisor - Product Management

    >Built and sold brand-name footwear company OTB; New Balance >25 years Product development for Sperry, Adidas, Reebok, Saucony, New Balance

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    Herb Rothstein
    VP Business Development

    >Footwear & international trade industry executive >SVP world's largest athletic shoe manufacturer >VP and EVP for Reebok and Converse

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    Craig Franklin
    Advisor - Footwear Sales

    Over 25 years of experience in product marketing/merchandising, business development and sales management within the athletic footwear/apparel industry. Specific expertise in market assessment, product marketing, merchandising, strategic planning, account management, sales training, budget management, marketing and promotional development, and team building.

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    Mark Dockser
    Advisor, Consumer Products

    Mark is a seasoned consumer products, technology entrepreneur and business leader with 30 years of experience driving the growth of international consumer product businesses from start-up to $30 Billion of revenue (iRobot, Keurig, Kryptonite, Corvain). He has an MBA from Stanford University and a B.A. in Economics from Tufts University.

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    Co-founder, COO

    >Founder and CEO of two B2C start-ups, principal of a third company >Created and launched consumer brands internationally. >Direct sales, business development and customer service experience with industry leaders >Earned national and international media placements. >Landed foreign licensing agreements.


Previous Investors

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    Lawrence C. Grumer
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    Dyco Electronics, Sumpraxis LLC